At OPEC Systems (OPEC) we are passionate and committed to giving back to our world as much as we can. We are committed to recognising and managing our impact on society and seeing that our own business activities and, where practicable, those of our supplier organisations are being undertaken in a socially and environmentally responsible manner.
Sustainability recognises the interdependence of economic, social and environmental objectives in ensuring the long-term viability of OPEC.
OPEC has an ongoing commitment to providing a responsible working environment for all its employees. Our people are the single most important factor in driving the company forward and, as such, we ensure the highest level of health, safety and welfare for our staff. Our comprehensive procedures and quality management systems have seen the Company achieve AS/NZS 4801:2001 (Occupation Health and Safety Management Systems) and ISO9001:2008 (Quality Management Systems).
At OPEC Systems, being an environmental company, we are acutely aware of our responsibilities as an organisation towards the environment. It is not only our responsibility but our passion. We are committed to reducing our environmental footprint. Our robust environmental management system is certified within ISO 14001. We strive for continuous environmental improvement by the application of guiding principles: reduce, reuse, recycle and replace.
OPEC has a number of environmental initiatives in place, including:
OPEC values looking after the communities in which our employees and customers live and we enjoy the deeper connections we build with them.
OPEC has devoted community days where our employees have cleaned up local neighbourhoods and parklands in Victoria.
We have also sponsored:
Charitable donations are an important focus for OPEC. We continue to donate money to staff-selected charities. We aim to make a difference to the human as well as natural environment by offering them both a brighter, safer future.
OPEC Systems has in the past and continues to support a number of charitable organisations including: